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English Dictionary: bimetallic by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
bimetallic
adj
  1. pertaining to a monetary system based on two metals; "in a bimetallistic system both gold and silver can constitute legal tender"
    Synonym(s): bimetallistic, bimetallic
  2. formed of two different metals or alloys; especially in sheets bonded together
    Synonym(s): bimetal, bimetallic
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Bimetallic \Bi"me*tal"lic\, a.
      Composed of two different metals; formed of two parts, each
      of a different metal; as, bimetallic wire; bimetallic
      thermometer, etc.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Bimetallic \Bi`me*tal"lic\, a. [Pref. bi- + metallic: cf. F.
      bim[82]tallique.]
      Of or relating to, or using, a double metallic standard (as
      gold and silver) for a system of coins or currency.
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